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Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

Your search found 2 taxa in the family Taxaceae, Yew family, as understood by Weakley's Flora.


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speaker icon Common Name: Canada Yew, American Yew

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Taxus canadensis   FAMILY: Taxaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Taxus canadensis   FAMILY: Taxaceae


Habitat: Cliffs, bluffs, and rocky slopes over calcareous or mafic rocks, red spruce and hemlock swamps and bogs


Native to North Carolina


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camera icon Common Name: Florida Torreya, Stinking-cedar

Weakley's Flora: (4/24/22) Torreya taxifolia   FAMILY: Taxaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Torreya taxifolia   FAMILY: Taxaceae


Habitat: Moist ravines and bluffs, sometimes planted well outside its native range as an ornamental, and also rarely established near plantings

Rare or waif(s)

Native to Georgia Coastal Plain (introduced elsewhere in GA-NC-SC)


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"Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin: and yet ... even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these." — Matthew 6:28-29